Football

2021 Kentish Cup Dates Announced

Reigning champions the UK Armed Forces men's football team will begin with a game against the French Armed Forces on 28 November.

The 2021 Kentish Cup will begin in November at Havant & Waterlooville FC, with the UK Armed Forces men's football team playing in the opening game.

The tournament sees the British, Dutch and French military sides play against each other. 

The British team has won the past four tournaments and their pursuit of a fifth begins against the French Armed Forces on 28 November.

The French and Dutch Armed Forces will meet on 30 November before the UKAF team takes on the Dutch in the final match on 2 December.

All games will be played at Draper Tools Community Stadium in Hampshire, the home of Havant & Waterlooville FC.

The UKAF team will prepare for the tournament with a fixture against the Irish Defence Forces next month.

The players have already beaten Loughborough University 4-0 in Aldershot.